Gardners? I need help with a pomagranite tree....

Discussion in 'Hobbies' started by Chickengal505, Jul 3, 2011.

  1. Chickengal505

    Chickengal505 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 4, 2010
    Bolivia N.C
    I got a pomagranite tree as a gift and I have NO idea what to do with him [​IMG] Help me please [​IMG]
  2. GardeNerd

    GardeNerd Chillin' With My Peeps

    Plant it where it gets lots of sun. If you live in a cooler climate, make sure it is in hottest sunniest part of the garden. If you are in North Carolina, I believe it should be fine. They are hardy from zone 11 down to parts of zone 7. They take a few years to start producing fruit. Do you know the variety? The most common one is "Wonderful."
    Last edited: Jul 3, 2011
  3. Tylt33

    Tylt33 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 13, 2010
    Chico, California
    I lost my eight year old "Wonderful" pomegranate tree this year due to a late frost... frustrating. If you get late freezing, plant it close to the house. I live in California for reference.
  4. piecemaker

    piecemaker Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 12, 2008
    Centerville Texas
    A few years ago some one gave me a seedling from their black pomagranite tree. Mine is now about 5 foot tall and maybe 3 years old. You can do cuttings off them to start more trees.


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